Bike Path Updates
242 Main
Miller Center
Holiday Skating Show

Bike Path Updates

The path remains closed through December as crews finish work on the path paving and park construction.

242 Main

The performance space at Memorial Auditorium will close after one FINAL SHOW on December 3rd, but the music program will continue with collaboration from Fletcher Free Library!


We're now offering the vital services and activities that support the independence and well-being of older adults. For more information, please call (802) 658-3585!

Miller Center

Our community recreation center in the New North End offers programs for kids, adults and families. New classes include Spanish, family yoga, belly dancing, African dance & more!

Holiday Skating Show

The annual Holiday Ice Show "The Gift" features local skaters of all ages. Donations support the Boys & Girls Club of Burlington!

Latest News

We are happy to be a part of Gadue's Dry Cleaning - Coat Drive & Giveaway Event! Between now...

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The press event yesterday was perhaps one of the coldest and windiest days this fall at the Waterfront!...

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The doors are closing on 242 Main performance space with a final show on Dec. 3rd, but before we say...

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Yesterday evening Burlington Parks Recreation & Waterfront posthumously recognized  Stephen Schiffiliti as Volunteer of the Year. While we...

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The Ethan Allen Tower is closing for the season, earlier than usual, to get much-needed repair work started....

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Upcoming Events

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Church Street & Citywide

Senior Holiday Dinner

Robert Miller Community and Recreation Center

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Burlington Earth Clock 10th Anniversary

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Planning & Projects


Burlington Greenway: Bike Path Rehabilitation Project

Recent Progress as Seen from Above! Jump to the latest updates posted 12/6/16. Burlington Bike Path Rehabilitation Phase 1b from BTVparks on Vimeo. CLOSURES & DETOURS Beginning Tuesday, September 6, there…READ MORE


Things Are Looking Up at Ethan Allen Tower!

Ethan Allen Tower, one of the many treasures of the BPRW, is receiving much needed TLC. Work began last week on repointing and repair of the iconic stone structure atop…READ MORE


Oakledge Accessible Playground

At the third public workshop/charrette on Wednesday, 6/22, Groundview Design shared final conceptual drawings for Vermont’s first Universally Accessible playground, planned for the existing playground site at Oakledge Park. Set…READ MORE

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Coming Soon: Outdoor Fitness Equipment

BPRW is excited to announce the installation of three fitness stations as a part of the next phase of the Burlington Bike Path Rehabilitation. Thanks to a generous donation from…READ MORE